Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Cookeville HS Singers To Perform With Orchestra

Cookeville High School singers will join their college counterparts in concert next week. The fifth annual Tennessee Tech/Cookeville High School collaborative concert will take place 7:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 28, in the Bryan Fine Arts Building. The concert will feature the Cookeville High School chorus under the direction of Michael Choate, the Tech Chorale under the direction of Craig Zamer and the University Orchestra under the direction of Dan Allcott, with violin soloist Wei Tsun Chang. Each group will perform on its own in addition to a finale with the combined choirs accompanied by the orchestra in a performance of Claudio Monteverdi's "Beatus Vir." Tickets are $5 and are available at the door. Proceeds from the concert help fund educational and travel opportunities for Tech's choral and orchestral programs. For more information, call 372-3650